Maurya, an influential OBC leader, had resigned from the Yogi Adityanath cabinet on Tuesday.
The school owner and his accomplice allegedly laced the food of the young girls with sedatives and later molested them.
NCW (National Commission for Women) has directed Uttar Pradesh police to probe the purported video of hair stylist Jawed Habib of spitting on woman’s head, during a workshop conducted by him in Uttar Pradesh’s Muzaffarnagar.
The additional SP said, "We have taken action under the relevant sections of the Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Act. Now, these accused or their family members cannot sell, rent or gift these properties to anyone."
A group of police constables from Uttar Pradesh have landed in trouble, allegedly for taking selfies with Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra when she was stopped on her way to Agra.
Nirmala Sitharaman was responding to a question during a conversation at Harvard Kennedy School about the killing of four farmers in Lakhimpur Kheri and the arrest of Union Minister Ajay Mishra's son.
The FIR lodged on the basis of a complaint by Sumit Jaiswal, who claimed to have been among the BJP workers going to welcome Uttar Pradesh's Deputy Chief Minister Keshav Prasad Maurya for a wrestling event.
Union Minister Ajay Kumar Mishra said his son Ashish missed Friday’s police summon as he was ‘unwell’ and he will appear before the Uttar Pradesh police tomorrow.
Union Minister of State for Home Ajay Mishra Teni's son Ashish Mishra was asked to appear before the police at 10 am on Friday in connection with the Lakhimpur Kheri violence.
The police has summoned MoS Home Ajay Kumar Mishra’s son Ashish Mishra tomorrow at 10am.
The Supreme Court also clarified that there was some miscommunication due to which, the registration of a PIL was confused as a suo motu cognizance by the court.
In a statement issued, Priyanka Gandhi called her detention 'illegal' and said she has not been produced in front of a magistrate or any other judicial officer.
The senior Congress leader and former Union Home Minister P Chidambaram alleged Uttar Pradesh police is working on the orders of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
BJP's Pratapgarh MP Sangam Lal Gupta on Saturday had accused former Congress MP Tiwari of leading a mob of his party workers to beat him up and his party's activists during a function in Sangipur block.
BJP MP from Pratapgarh, Sangam Lal Gupta had accused former Congress MP Pramod Tiwari of leading a mob which beat him up and his party workers in a function.
Mahant Narendra Giri, president of Akhil Bhartiya Akhada Parishad was found dead at Baghambari Math, Allahabad.
The court was hearing a petition which said that the Police were protecting the real accused. Three accused named in the FIR were not interrogated even after three months of the girl's death.
According to section 14 of the Gangster Act, a district magistrate can order the attachment of a property, movable or immovable, if there is reason to believe that it has been acquired by a gangster as commission for an offence triable under this law.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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